|What Are We Fighting For? - WA4CZD|
In 1942, CBS produced a series of six 15-minute programs that were broadcast from Army camps around the country. Each episode of What Are We Fighting For? contains a remarkable speech; my favorite is Alvin C. York's: 01 The Road To War - Edward R. Murrow at West Point, New York 02 What Pearl Harbor Means To Me - Lee White at Ft. George Meade, Maryland 03 Your Enemies, The Fascists - William L. Shirer at Fort Belvoir, Virginia (no open nor close) 04 The Russians Are Our Kind Of People - Quentin R...
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945; World War II; Patriotism; Old Time Radio; Citizenship; Shirer, William L. (William Lawrence), 1904-1993; Foreign Policy; Reynolds, Quentin James, 1902-1965; 1942; Agar, Herbert, 1897-1980; WWII; Murrow, Edward R., 1908-1965; OTR; Lee White; Bradley, Omar Nelson, 1893-1981; York, Alvin Cullum, 1887-1964
Downloads: 1,701 (1 review)
|Markels Orchestra - Lonesome Mama Blues - Markel's Orchestra|
Nice jazz version of a popular early-20s tune, "Lonesome Mama Blues" by Mike Markel's Orchestra, recorded March 23, 1922. From 78rpm.
Keywords: jazz; 78rpm; 1920s Dance Bands; 1920s
Downloads: 7,350 (2 reviews)
Adventures in crime, mystery, espionage and suspense! Relic Radio Thrillers delivers the ticking time bombs, mysterious crime scenes, and the cloak and dagger action that today's armchair adventurer demands!
Downloads: 155,445 (2 reviews)
Old Time Radio Programs, The Lone Ranger These are the 1945-1955 eps I have.
Keywords: Lone Ranger. The Lone Ranger; Western; Old Time Radio; Otr
Downloads: 13,640 (3 reviews)
|A Shriek in the Night - M.H. Hoffman Jr.|
A madman shrieks as the body of a man falls from an upper floor of an apartment building, bringing unwanted attention from a rival reporter to a racketeering case an undercover reporter is investigating. Stars: Ginger Rogers and Lyle Talbot IMDb Page The 665MB MPEG4 file was derived from the 1.7GB MPEG2 found on this page.
Keywords: Mystery; Thriller; Murder; Reporters
Downloads: 10,615 (6 reviews)
|General Electric Theater: Committed|
An ad seeking adventure lands author Dan Holiday (Alan Ladd) in a sanitarium where everyone keeps calling him "Stokes." Season 3, Episode 11 (December 5, 1954) Based on the Box 13 radio play, "Daytime Nightmare" which also starred Ladd. General Electric Theater was hosted by Ronald Reagan and the original ads are included.
Keywords: Classic TV; G.E. Theater; General Electric Theater; Alan Ladd; Ronald Reagan
Downloads: 2,658 (8 reviews)
The Falcon tackles another mystery.
Keywords: mystery; Falcon; John Calvert; Lyle Talbot
Downloads: 9,613 (11 reviews)
Years after the execution of his father, a young man convinced of his innocence searches for evidence to prove it.
Keywords: Drama; Burgess Meredith; John Carradine
Downloads: 9,608 (8 reviews)
|Okeh Laughing Record - Okeh|
Downloads: 18,741 (7 reviews)
|'Dead' A-Bomb Hits U.S. Town, 1958/03/13|
(1) B-47 a-bomb fell on house in SC, first such accident (2) Los Angeles - automatic control of machine tool production line, using punched tape, developed by Hughes Aircraft Company (partial newsreel).
Downloads: 33,335 (14 reviews)
|Behind Green Lights|
The action begins when a car occupied by the corpse of a sleazy private detective glides down a hill and winds up in front of a police station. (The title of the film stems from the fact that police stations used to have green lights at the entrance.) Currently (2010-02-23) the movie is rated 7.2 at the IMDB! Some of the stars are William Gargan, Carole Landis, John Ireland, Charles Russell, and Don Beddoe...
Keywords: William Gargan; crime; drama; noir; murder; mystery; police; reporters; John Ireland; Charles Russell; Don Beddoe
Downloads: 59,769 (25 reviews)